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YALAMA – 1511

The town of Yalama lies slightly north of the city of Isfahan in central Iran. Yalama is well known for its top-quality tribal rugs with diamond geometric designs. In comparison with other tribal rugs, Yalama is up there with the best. The pile used in Yalama rugs is very fine, particularly in comparison to other tribal designs, using soft wool based on a cotton foundation. The pattern is distinctive with large repeated diamonds in a straight line down the carpet